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Sewing for Missions Ministry

Sewing for Missions: Do you enjoy sewing  and engaging in  meaningful conversation? Then  come  join  the Sewing for Missions Ministry  Group on Monday, February 24  from  6:30-8:30pm  here at the church.  If  you have any questions or would like to know more about this group, please call Deborah Thompson at 717-916-2556 or Barb Johnson at 717-507-1882.    

Free Burma Rangers Documentary Movie

This is a limited engagement movie being released for two nights only (Monday, February 24th and Tuesday, February 25th), which tells the story of missionary Dave Eubank and his family as they have worked to bring hope to war torn conflict zones throughout the world. For any of you who had been at the Men’s Breakfast a while back in ...

Ash Wednesday Service

Encounter Church of Palmyra

Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent, a period of 40 days leading up to Easter. During Lent, many Christians engage in some form of fasting, repentance, moderation and/or spiritual discipline. The purpose is to focus on Christ, His suffering and sacrifice for us, His life, death, burial, and resurrection. To help us prepare, there will be an  Ash Wednesday Service on Wednesday, ...

Stewardship University

Stewardship University: On Saturday, March 7, Everence Central Penn will host Stewardship University, a ministry partnership between Everence and the local faith community. Courses will explore subjects ranging from elevating your nutrition, preparing for retirement and paying for college to finding mission opportunities close to home – and more. For information or to register, visit www.stewardshipuniversity.com. 

Malawi Listen and Learn Event

Next Tuesday, March 10 we have the great privilege of welcoming some of our missions’ partners from The Passion Center for Children in Malawi, Africa. This is a dynamic ministry doing some incredible work in one of the poorest nations in the world. All are invited to join us from 6:30-7:30pm in the Youth Room as we hear some exciting ...

Discovering Encounter Church

Encounter Church of Palmyra

Discovering Encounter Church Class & Luncheon  If you’re asking, “What is Encounter Church all about?” – then come to the Discovering Encounter Church Class & Luncheon on Sunday, March 15 from 12:15-3:00pm. Taught by Pastor Terry, this class offers a basic introduction to the Christian faith as well as Encounter’s unique strategy. Learn about our Mission, Vision, & Values; explore the leadership ...

Paxton Ministries Service Opportunity

 We will be serving dinner at Paxton Ministries in Harrisburg on the first Saturday of each month from 4:30-6:00pm. Group of 3 people are needed for dinner preparation in the kitchen. Optionally, an additional 2-3 people could help with a game of BINGO or run an activity for the residents at Paxton Ministries prior to dinner from 3:15-4:30pm. Contact Donna Gordon at [email protected] for more information or to sign-up.

School Supplies Drive

As the School year quickly approaches, we will be having a School Supplies Drive for our PASD (Palmyra Area School District) students. Below are the supplies that are needed.  Gallon-sized Ziploc Bags containing: Crayons Pencils Colored Pencils Markers Glue Sticks Dry Erase Markers (Elementary) or Highlighters (Secondary) Ear Buds (from dollar store, or other inexpensive source) Homemade Masks Zipper Binders ...

Back To School Prayer Walk

Encounter Church of Palmyra

This year more than ever, our schools need our prayers. Not just the students, but parents, teachers, staff, administration....they all need our deepest prayers as they begin to conduct school in ways that are brand new to everyone. Many local schools begin at the end of August and some after Labor Day. As they head towards those dates, we invite you to saturate them in prayer on Saturday, August 29 at 9:00am. ...

Outdoor Baptism Sunday

On Sunday, August 30th we will be having one outdoor baptism service at 10:45. Now if you have never been baptized and you would like to be baptized that morning or simply have questions about Believer’s Baptism, please contact the church office via email or phone call and someone will gladly be in touch with you about it.

Church-Wide Picnic

On Sunday, August 30th there will be a Church-wide Picnic directly after the 10:45 Baptism service.  The church will provide hot dogs, individual bags of chips and water bottles, but you are welcome to bring your own lunch as well. Be sure to bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on and come enjoy good food and fellowship!

Night of Prayer

On Wednesday, September 9th there will be a Prayer Night here at the church from 6:00-7:00pm in the main auditorium. This will be a time where we can come together as a church body to pray for our families, neighborhoods, country and the world. We hope you will come to this special night.

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